parkrun attracts amazing volunteers and Tanya is yet another example by sharing her talents and giving back to the community with such enthusiasm. Thanks Tanya!
Name: Tanya Seletkoff
Home parkrun: Pegasus
Occupation: Sales & Marketing/Photographer
Number of Runs: 0
Number of times volunteered: 6
Favourite volunteer role: Photographer
I volunteer at parkrun because: I love photography and when I saw the chance to be the Pegasus parkrun Photographer I thought it would be the perfect opportunity to get to do some event/sport photography and not only that it’s doing something for the lovely people who run at parkrun!
One thing I love about parkrun is: Everyone is just so friendly and welcoming – get to meet new people and seeing every ones motivation is awesome!
My most memorable parkrun moment was: My first ever parkrun doing the photography – it was pouring down with rain, but I thought I would still try to capture some photos and the amount of people who still came to run was amazing! Everyone still ran with smiles on their faces and didn’t let the weather get them down – was super cool to see!
Linda Compton was approaching her fifties when she decided to come along to her first parkrun. Linda explains how she went from being THAT kid at school who hated running, to the verge of joining the parkrun 50 club. I first came to parkrun because, while I had already lost quite a bit…
Wilson is a five-year-old Jack Russell terrier who is CRAZY about parkrun! He runs in Tauranga weekly and has done nine runs so far. When he hears the start horn he goes absolutely goes for it! He wants to get to the front and get a good time. So far his PB is 25:33,…